PlantResponse™ has reinforced its R&D team by appointing two new members of staff. The two new specialists are Patricia Marin, who will be responsible for identifying, characterizing and developing new microbial candidates, in the Plant Yield product range, and Patricia Olivares, who will coordinate all the laboratory setup in our facilities at the CBGP  in Madrid.

Both are highly experienced and will aim to build further on the growth the company foresees for the coming years.

  • Patricia Marín has worked in microbiology and genetics for more than 10 years, starting in the Plant Defense Mechanisms group at Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas (CIB, CSIC – Spain)
  • Patricia Olivares has been a technician in plant molecular biology laboratories for more than 10 years, previously working at Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas (CIB, CSIC – Spain) and at Centro de Biotecnología y Genómica de Plantas (CBGP).

Eduardo Quemada, CEO of PlantResponse, said:

“We are undergoing significant growth at PlantResponse™. These are really vital appointments as both Patricia Marín and Patricia Olivares will extend our capacity to embrace new development projects, helping PlantResponse to meet its objectives. These appointments are the beginning of a new stage in PlantResponse™, in which we plan to incorporate new talent to match the growth of the company.”